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2020 National Conference and AGM

Owing to Covid-19, our 2020 conference, which would have been held this month in Hawkes Bay, had to be cancelled. However, the AGM and elect... Read more

Secretary signing off

For the past three years, I have held the role of National Secretary for the New Zealand China Friendship Society. I was often surpris... Read more

Youxie relations

President of CPACC, Li Xiaolin, has retired after 45 years of service She has made many friends around the world in her long period of servi... Read more

Beijing Youxie keeps in contact with friends

Beijing Youxie have been active during global lockdown.  They have compiled contributions from their friends and colleagues around the world... Read more

Helen Bain Obituary

Sadly, this is to inform of the passing of Helen Bain. Helen was drawn to Chinese culture, and loved opera, poetry and art of China that ... Read more

New Year Notes

鼠年大吉,新年快乐 Shunian daji, xinniankuaile (Propitious year of the rat, Happy New Year) The year of the rat begins on January 25 through... Read more

NZCFS Capacity Building visit to China

Five leaders from NZCFS participated in this visit. We are grateful to the Simon Deng Li Fund, and our Chinese hosts Beijing Youxie and Sha... Read more

High Prestigious Chinese Recognition for our National President

Chinese Government Friendship Award 2019 New Zealand China Friendship Society (NZCFS) President Dave Bromwich was the recipient of the Chi... Read more

Teachers Urgently Required

As part of a visit to Gansu Province, Xi Jinping called into Shandan Bailie School on August 20 2019. He inspected the vocational training c... Read more

Explore China – the North-east and North Korea

Explore China – the North-east and North Korea, September 6 to 26 The itinerary for this has changed since the earlier promotion. Now tra... Read more

A communist in the Family, searching for Rewi Alley

Author Elspeth Sandys has now been to four launches for her just published book, “A communist in the family, searching for Rewi Alley” which... Read more